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A new long name and the longest course run of his career: This LA competitor achieved a lot in season 11

And he sure did make his first ANW buzzer memorable.

Watch Kyle Soderman’s Los Angeles City Finals Run

The rookie’s season didn’t quite go to plan.

Ben Udy (AKA - Chad Flexington) proves to be much more than just a costume

He’s making an impression with his looks and his results.

Olympian Danell Leyva advances to next round on American Ninja Warrior

The gymnast is through the National Finals.

The American Ninja Warrior course is Brian Burk’s comfort zone

The rookie has made himself right at home taking down obstacles.

After a year of healing, Tiana Webberley is ready for Vegas

Her strong showing in the LA City Finals sent her back to the National Finals

With the City Finals behind him, Kevin Bull looks ahead to Las Vegas

Power Tower or not, he’s got more work to do.

11 years of hard work paid off for Brian Kretsch at the LA City Finals

Back at the buzzer, on the Power Tower, and back to the National Finals!

Flip Rodriguez on why he almost pulled the plug on this season

On the American Ninja Warrior podcast, he shares why he was very close to not returning to the competition.

Los Angeles City Finals: Full results and all competitors

The Leaps of Faith reigned as the obstacle to beat.

Los Angeles City Finals: Advancing National Finalists

15 Ninjas are cleared to take off for Las Vegas.

Los Angeles City Finals recap: Blind faith and a bit of blood

With the Safety Pass on the line, the Ninjas went all out against a new obstacle.

Take a first look at Ninja Warrior’s return to LA

Just a little City Finals appetizer before things get going on Monday!

How to watch American Ninja Warrior: The Los Angeles City Finals

Monday, July 15 at 8/7c on NBC.

Take a first look at Brian Kretsch’s Los Angeles City Finals run

It also gives us a preview of the new and returning obstacles.

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Brian Burk's inspirational LA Qualifiers run

Watch rookie Brian Burk celebrate every moment on the course in a run that inspired everyone.

Alex Weber crashed the course in Los Angeles

The host of the digital series returned as a genuine competitor.

The first Mega Wall of the season was also Scott Willson’s first buzzer

He might use the $10k for an army of penguins. Who knows.

Brian Burk and David Alvarez owned the course and our hearts in LA

After hooking our feelings, they became two of the first finishers of season 11!

David Campbell returned for his 11th season healthier than he’s been in years

He took the time this year to really understand what has been affecting his health.

Kevin Bull on what brought him back for his sixth season

The veteran isn’t going to give up on his goals.

Hunter Guerard on growing up with the military and the wild ride that led him to Ninja

Known as "The Lizard" on the show, Hunter gives us a look at his many, many different sides.

Season 11 Los Angeles Qualifiers: Full results and all competitors

96 Ninjas started out the season.

Season 11 Los Angeles Qualifiers: Who’s moving on to the City Finals

33 Ninjas are the first to advance into the City Finals.

Los Angeles Qualifiers recap: New changes are already shaping season 11

Surprises abound, be them both good and not so good.

Get ready for the Los Angeles Qualifiers with these pics

Season 11 is so close we can almost taste it!

How to watch the American Ninja Warrior season 11 premiere

The Los Angeles Qualifiers air Wednesday, May 29 at 8/7c on NBC.

Flip Rodriguez’s run demonstrated the power of this season’s rules

The new rules and obstacles will have an immediate impact on the Ninjas.